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Maker(s):Hadrian (minted under)
Culture:Roman; Imperial
Title:Sestertius of Hadrian
Date Made:128-129 CE
Materials:Bronze (AE)
Place Made:Africa; Egypt; Alexandria
Measurements:36mm; 23.425g
Accession Number:  MH 2000.4.12f.INV
Credit Line:Source and date of acquisition unknown
Museum Collection:  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

Obverse: Bust of Hadrian, right, laureate; AVT KAI TPAI ADPIA CEB
Reverse: Nilus reclining with cornucopia right, head left; L TPICKAID

ancient; archaeology; numismatics

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